Virginia Department Of Transportation

About Virginia Department Of Transportation

The Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) is responsible for building, maintaining and operating the state's roads, bridges and tunnels.

Join the Transportation Innovators at VDOT?

Consider some firsts taking place at VDOT:
• First using an online Dashboard so citizens can monitor our performance
• A leader in public-private partnership contracts
• The first knowledge management office for a department of transportation
• VDOT University, the first comprehensive education center for a state agency

VDOT is always looking to be innovative in our processes, and we provide the tools for new thinking with state of the art equipment that give our employees fresh insights. Be a part of a movement to change how we move – rethink transportation. When the Government Performance Project rated the 50 states, Virginia was the only one with straight A’s across the board for managing: money, people, infrastructure and information.

This is an organization where heritage and a common cause bring us together. For more than 100 years, VDOT has built a legacy based on the passing of experiences through generations. Build your own legacy – DRIVE YOUR FUTURE WITH VDOT!!!


VDOT Civil Engineering Scholar

June 2018 - August 2018 Bristol, TN
“Inspecting bridges to see deterioration in real life Watching construction work take place to improve roadways ”

Fiscal Division Intern

June 2018 - August 2018 Richmond, VA
“I enjoyed the real world experience and networking opportunities”
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